Matches

16/11/2008
0:3 (0:1)
  • Inka WESELY (11')
  • Turid KNAAK (74')
  • Lynn MESTER (88')

Summary

Dominant Germans bag bronze
Germany took their place on the New Zealand 2008 podium with a comfortable 3-0 victory over England in a one-sided third-place play-off. More »

Line-up

1
12
5
3
6
4
7
5
8
6
9
7
11
8
12
10
14
11
16
15
18
20

Substitute(s)

13
1
21
21
2
2
3
9
15
13
17
14
19
16
20
17
4
18
10
19

Coaches

Lois FIDLER (ENG)
(GER) Ralf PETER

Officials

Referee: Natalia AVDONCHENKO (RUS)Assistant Referee 1: Vivian PEETERS (NED)Assistant Referee 2: Judit ROMANO (ESP)Fourth official: Michelle PYE (CAN)

Statistics

8Shots21
1Corner kicks5
1Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
55%Possession (%)45%
  • Germany's Alexandra Popp fights for the ball with England's Gemma Bonner
  • Germany's Tabea Kemme fights for the ball with England's Jodie Jacobs
  • German players celebrate Lynn Mester's goal against England
  • Germany's Carolin Simon fights for the ball with England's Kirsty Linett
  • Germany's Inka Wesely celebrates her goal during the game against England
  • Germany's Dzsenifer Marozsan fights for the ball with England's Gemma Bonner
"We had a lot of tired legs out there. The Germans deserved their win; physically, they were just too much for us," Lois Fidler, England coach.